• US Secretary of State Aborts Nigeria Trip, Returns to Washington
US Secretary of State Aborts Nigeria Trip, Returns to Washington

The top United States diplomat will now spend just a few hours in key ally Nigeria on Monday evening rather than the overnight visit originally planned. Tillerson, who embarked on a week-long tour of Africa, had visited the Horn of Africa just days after he announced a new 533 million dollars aid package for Africa out of which 128 million dollars ...

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  • U.S. and European arms sales to Middle East soar amid widespread conflict
U.S. and European arms sales to Middle East soar amid widespread conflict

France , Germany and China were also among the top five exporters. It followed much criticism in the country of arms exports to nations with poor human rights records; the government was forced to admit that its sales of weapons to Saudi Arabia and Egypt had risen almost five-fold in a year.

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  • Sergio Aguero Tweets He's out 'Approximately 2 Weeks' Due to Knee Injury
Sergio Aguero Tweets He's out 'Approximately 2 Weeks' Due to Knee Injury

The club's doctors told me I'll be back with the team in approximately two weeks. With City out of the FA Cup, their next game after Monday's trip to Stoke City is on March 31, a Premier League tie away to Everton . As the Citizens do not play for almost three weeks, they are jetting off to Abu Dhabi for a warm-weather training camp to recharge ...

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  • Betsy DeVos Bombs on '60 Minutes'
Betsy DeVos Bombs on '60 Minutes'

Stahl continued. "We're in MI, this is your home state". Education Secretary Betsy DeVos had an opportunity to break from President Donald Trump , if only slightly, and she sorta-kinda took it. In August 2015 DeVos gave a speech at the SXSWedu in Texas in which she called America's public school system "a monopoly, a dead end" and advocated...

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  • German E.ON, RWE agree Innogy deal with major restructuring
German E.ON, RWE agree Innogy deal with major restructuring

Furthermore, E.ON would transfer to RWE most of E.ON's renewables business and also the minority interests now held by E.ON's subsidiary PreussenElektra in the RWE-operated nuclear power plants Emsland and Gundremmingen. Following approval of both companies' boards, the deal was expected to be signed shortly, said EON. RWE would receive the Innog...

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  • Day care worker gets 21 years for drugging kids to go tanning
Day care worker gets 21 years for drugging kids to go tanning

A day care worker has been sentenced to 21 years' jail for drugging children so she could go to the gym and get tanned. She referred to those hours as "nap time". In 2014, she was found to be caring for more children than allowed without a license. The Food and Drug Administration regulates dietary supplements such as melatonin, according to the ...

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  • Walker says Wisconsin companies could be tariff-exempt
Walker says Wisconsin companies could be tariff-exempt

In an interview with broadcaster CNBC, the secretary said the president can make exemptions and that his expectation is there may be some other countries that he will consider in the next two weeks. Mnuchin brushed off economic concerns about the tariffs, which are being imposed over national security concerns. "But if you want move forward with ...

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  • Rwanda:over 16 dead,dozens injured in lightning strike
Rwanda:over 16 dead,dozens injured in lightning strike

Rose Mureshyankwano said 140 churchgoers were injured and rushed to a nearby hospital, where two are in serious condition. The Seventh-Day Adventists are a Protestant denomination, which observes Saturday as the Sabbath. Lightning strikes are common in the mountainous and hilly regions of Rwanda, but the two latest incidents come two weeks after ...

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  • Shoe hurled at Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif
Shoe hurled at Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif

In today's incident where a shoe was hurled at Nawaz Sharif , he was attending as a chief guest at Jamia Naemia seminary in Ghari Shahu Lahore . The Punjab police took both attackers and one witness into custody. Pakistan's Law Minister Zahid Hamid had to resign last November when hundreds of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan supporters camped at I...

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  • Utica Mom Charged After Facebook Video Shows Toddler Crawling on Road
Utica Mom Charged After Facebook Video Shows Toddler Crawling on Road

Police launched an investigation shortly after learning about the video. "She advised officers that the infant was secured in the rear of a vehicle that she was in when they left a location on Bleecker St". Ledrika Ford of Utica was charged on Friday, March 9, with endangering the welfare of a child after officers saw the video of the infant a...

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  • Japan ministry admits doctoring documents linked to PM's wife
Japan ministry admits doctoring documents linked to PM's wife

The Finance Ministry admitted Monday to having altered documents over a discounted state land sale at the center of cronyism allegations leveled at Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, a senior ruling party lawmaker said . The original documents quoted the operator as saying Akie Abe had recommended that the school project "move forward because it is a good...

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  • Knifeman shot dead outside home of Iran ambassador in Vienna
Knifeman shot dead outside home of Iran ambassador in Vienna

An Austrian attacker was shot dead outside the Iranian ambassador's residence in Vienna by a guard he stabbed. The assailant's motive for the attack, which took place on Sunday around 11:30pm (22:30 GMT), was unclear and video footage would be reviewed, a police spokesman said.

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  • Bangladeshi plane with 67 passengers crashes near Kathmandu airport
Bangladeshi plane with 67 passengers crashes near Kathmandu airport

The airport at Kathmandu has a reputation for being one of the most hard in the world for pilots to land, because of surrounding mountains. The paper said that at least 17 passengers have been rescued and sent to city hospitals for treatment, as rescue efforts continued.

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  • Trump touts arming staff as key in plan for school security
Trump touts arming staff as key in plan for school security

Shah, who would not confirm the Journal's reporting ahead of Sunday night's announcement, did tell ABC that there will be a proposal to harden schools. The White House also supports a second bill that would create a federal grant program to train students, teachers and school officials how to identify signs of potential violence and intervene early...

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  • Donald Trump Says North Korea Talks Could Fail Or Bring 'Greatest Deal'
Donald Trump Says North Korea Talks Could Fail Or Bring 'Greatest Deal'

About 27.4 percent of the total respondents said they trust the North's denuclearization commitment and welcome its peace overtures, while 18.4 percent said they neither trust the North nor welcome the recent developments. It poses a danger to the already delicate geopolitical balance of power in that part of the world and a nuclear-capable North K...

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  • Jammu and Kashmir: Three militants killed in Anantnag encounter, says Army
Jammu and Kashmir: Three militants killed in Anantnag encounter, says Army

The three terrorists killed in the gunfight were identified as Eesa Fazli of Srinagar , Syed Owais and Sabzar Ahmad Sofi, both belonging to Anantnag district. Three militants were killed on Monday in an encounter with security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, the army said. Authorities chose to impose restrictions in parts of ...

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  • Trump links steel tariff to new Nafta deal
Trump links steel tariff to new Nafta deal

HORSLEY: House Speaker Paul Ryan's office put out a statement this morning saying he's extremely anxious that the planned tariffs could spark retaliation and a trade war. Ian Lee, a professor at Carleton University's Sprott School of Business, said Canada is in no position to play the victim when it comes to cross-border tariffs .

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  • Brown Supports Trump's Tariffs On Steel, Aluminum
Brown Supports Trump's Tariffs On Steel, Aluminum

The tariff, due to take effect in 15 days, was aimed at protecting national security and American jobs, Mr Trump said. In the event he exempted Canada and Mexico, fellow members of the North American Free Trade Agreement which he is trying to renegotiate.

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  • China Vows 'Necessary Measures' in Event of Trade War with US
China Vows 'Necessary Measures' in Event of Trade War with US

German automakers sell thousands of vehicles in the United States, many of which are made in U.S. factories. Global tariffs on steel effects a huge number of countries along the supply chain: Brazil, Canada, Mexico and South Korea were the largest suppliers of imported steel into the USA economy and so would be the most likely to oppose such a ...

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  • Israeli politicians speculate Netanyahu wants to dodge corruption probes with snap election
Israeli politicians speculate Netanyahu wants to dodge corruption probes with snap election

Meanwhile, the Likud attacked Education Minister Naftali Bennett for comments that he made in a weekend interview, which implied that it was Netanyahu himself who was fomenting the coalition crisis - so that he could call for new elections, with his popularity at almost an all-time high, according to recent polls.

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  • Enough is Enough! Hundreds of Israelis Demand Netanyahu's Resignation
Enough is Enough! Hundreds of Israelis Demand Netanyahu's Resignation

But speaking before Sunday's cabinet meeting, the Prime Minister said that he could not head such a government. The source said that the Prime Minister is interested in calling elections and holding them within the next three months, prior to the Attorney General's decision regarding whether to issue an indictment against Netanyahu or not.

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  • Sir Trevor Brooking believes West Ham security needs radical overhaul
Sir Trevor Brooking believes West Ham security needs radical overhaul

David Sullivan and David Gold , West Ham's co-owners, were advised to depart early and the latter was hit by a thrown bottle outside the ground. "I didn't see it myself but I did have that confirmed, which was part of the reason why the people in the directors' box had to go inside to save any more problems like that", the former West Ham ...

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  • IHeartRadio Music Awards 2018
IHeartRadio Music Awards 2018

Eastern at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., and is being broadcast live on TBS , TNT and TruTV. RITA ORA and BEBE REXHA handed out the evening's first award to THE CHAINSMOKERS f/COLDPLAY's "Something Just Like This" for BEST COLLABORATION.

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  • Watch OJ Simpson's murder 'confession' from 2006 interview
Watch OJ Simpson's murder 'confession' from 2006 interview

Simpson talked on the special about the murders, at first hypothetically, but then he lapsed into first person and it leaves no doubt. even for the naysayers. It was supposed to coincide with a book, If I Did It , which detailed Simpson's hypothetical account of how Goldman and the mother of his children were butchered.

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  • What Neymar told former Barcelona teammates before PSG's Champions League exit
What Neymar told former Barcelona teammates before PSG's Champions League exit

PSG have been charged on four counts by European's football governing body over the use of fireworks and a laser pointer during their defeat to defending champions Real Madrid on Tuesday. Barca, however, is not the only club Neymar is reportedly targeting as a potential way out of PSG. "As with many other players". Ronaldo epitomises Madrid's...

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